SpaceX StoreFebruary 14, 2015 – 02:11 pm

SpaceX Store

By Jason Rhian The Space Store is now an official vendor for SpaceX products! We are thrilled, as we have been longtime SpaceX fans. We look forward to providing our longtime customers and space fans everywhere with innovative SpaceX products. SpaceX has gained worldwide attention for a series of historic milestones. It is the only private company ever to return a spacecraft from Earth orbit, which it first accomplished in December 2010. The company…

Where did Elon Musk Get his Money?October 27, 2011 – 02:25 pm

Where did Elon Musk Get his Money?

The book about the Tesla and SpaceX CEO is not yet on sale, but some media outlets have secured copies. According to the Washington Post, the biography describes a note that Musk once sent to an employee who chose to attend the birth of his child over a work event. That is no excuse. I am extremely disappointed. You need to figure out where your priorities are. We re changing the world and changing history, and you either commit or you don t,the…

Why did Elon Musk Study Physics?August 24, 2014 – 07:29 am

Why did Elon Musk Study Physics?

Bill Pugliano / GettyElon Musk.When Elon Musk was an undergraduate at the University of Pennsylvania, he pursued a dual degree in business and physics. The interest in physics was long in the making for Musk. He s said that he grew up in a technical household in South Africa, thanks to his father being an engineer. He was inspired by Richard Feynman, the American physicist who pioneered quantum mechanics and made physics accessible to laypeople…

SpaceX CrashDecember 17, 2012 – 05:57 pm

SpaceX Crash

SpaceX, a company full of talented and intelligent people, has spent the last year exploding some expensive hardware in the middle of the Atlantic. But believe it or not, the company’s goal isn’t actually to rack up YouTube views—it’s to build a reusable rocket system. Here’s how they plan to stop screwing up. In an excellent and detailed post on the SpaceX blog, the company lays out some of the challenges it’s faced in trying to build a reusable…

Elon Musk xNovember 28, 2010 – 10:47 am

Elon Musk x

In less than 90 minutes, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk squeezed more than a half dozen notable announcements and updates into the company’s annual shareholder meeting—many in response to shareholder questions. It was a smorgasbord of little informational nuggets, some critically important to the company’s future. Musk even addressed the topic of when SpaceX, the rocket maker that Musk also leads, might go public. (For the record, Musk answered: “Once…

Dead Space Liberation TorrentFebruary 11, 2011 – 09:51 am

Dead Space Liberation Torrent

Since its initial launch in 2008, Dead Space has sold over 4.5 million units. It’s one of the most successful and highly-rated modern video game franchises, paving the way for rather lucrative merchandising opportunities. In addition to three acclaimed first-person shooter/survival horror games, the series also spawned spin-off games, films, novels, comic books, soundtracks, action figures, T-shirts and more. To coincide with the highly-anticipated…

Elon Musk Tesla SuperchargerMarch 12, 2014 – 03:38 pm

Elon Musk Tesla Supercharger

“I traveled with my family from Los Angeles to South Dakota, to Mount Rushmore using the Supercharger network, ” Musk told U.S. News, boasting that Tesla drivers travel from New York to Los Angeles using the network. To make the electric car economy more convenient, Musk has said Tesla would share its Supercharger network with automakers interested in helping to create an industry standard, if an automaker could design electric cars that meet the…

NASA Space Act Agreement SpaceXNovember 24, 2013 – 12:11 pm

NASA Space Act Agreement SpaceX

Updated at 6:16 p.m. EDT WASHINGTON — NASA awarded contracts worth $6.8 billion to Boeing and SpaceX on Sept. 16 to develop commercial crew transportation systems, culminating a long and sometimes controversial selection process. Under the Commercial Crew Transportation Capability (CCtCap) contracts, the two companies will continue development of spacecraft capable of transporting NASA astronauts to and from the International Space Station as early…

Does Elon Musk have LinkedInNovember 6, 2013 – 10:38 am

Does Elon Musk have LinkedIn

On . I interviewed with X Commerce in 1 (later renamed to PayPal), and it was one of the strangest interview experiences of my career. At the time, the company had something like 10 employees, none of whom were serious backend engineers except Elon Musk himself, so when they brought me in for the first day of interviews I talked to several people, but it was all soft skills. They kept telling me that Elon would do the tech interview. I recall I was…

Elon Musk Space x TourApril 8, 2014 – 09:04 am

Elon Musk Space x Tour

In a 28 June photo, the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from space launch complex 40 at Cape Canaveral, Florida with a Dragon CRS7 spacecraft. Photograph: Bruce Weaver/AFP/Getty Images A two-foot-long steel strut only an inch wide at its thickest point was to blame for last month’s midair explosion of an unmanned SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, according to a preliminary investigation. The CEO of SpaceX, Elon Musk, said on Monday that the part, provided…